Vacancy details

Corporate Support Officer (Fixed term up to 8 months)

Reference W005/19
Location Castleford
Salary £24,414 - £26,901
Hours 37
Closing Date 22 January 2019
Contact Stephen Smith, Executive Team Manager on 01977 724676
Notes Fixed term up to 8 months

Are you a highly motivated customer focussed professional who is organised, flexible and focused on meeting tight deadlines? Do you have a positive attitude and want to develop?

If so, we have an exciting opportunity to join our Corporate Services Team as Corporate Support Officer. In this key role, you will provide a professional support service to our senior management team and maintain the link between our Executive Office, other areas of the business and external stakeholders.

If successful, you will support the Executive Team, ensuring effective time management is in place, issues are progress chased and meetings are arranged and prepared for. You will act as quality control; checking and challenging information to ensure it is prepared to corporate standards, is of the highest quality and error free. Meeting and enforcing deadlines is a key aspect of this role and it is essential that you are highly organised with strong communication skills.

Applicants will have:

  • a qualification at Level 3 of the Qualifications and Credit Framework, such as A Levels, Award, Certificate or Diploma at Level 3 or equivalent;
  • the ability to influence and negotiate with senior managers and directors;
  • highly effective communication skills with a range of internal and external stakeholders;
  • excellent quality assurance skills, with the ability to work accurately and error free; and
  • good ICT skills and experience in working digitally.

In return you can expect extensive company benefits, personal development opportunities, excellent office facilities and to become a member of a successful team.

If after reading the job description you would like more information about this role, contact Stephen Smith, Executive Team Manager on 01977 724676.

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset. Among the benefits of joining us, all new starters receive an annual leave entitlement linked to length of service, access to a fantastic Employee Benefits discount scheme, auto-enrolment into a Local Government Pension Scheme and the opportunity to request flexible working arrangements.

You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698.

Please note: we do not accept CVs.